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The faculty of Philosophy of the University of Freiburg invites applications for a Junior Professorship for Islamic Studies / Turkology Studies (w/m/d) in the Department of Oriental Studies. Fulltime position. Start-date: 01.04.2020.

This is a grade W1-professorship to which performance payments can be offered.

This professorship is suitable for highly qualified early career researchers.

The successful candidate has a research profile that combines approaches from Islamic Studies and the social sciences and focusses on 20th- and 21st-century Turkey. An additional focus on Turkic societies in Central Asia and/or the Caucasus is an asset.

Prerequisites for the employment are a university degree, an outstanding dissertation and an excellent publication record.

The following application documents are to be submitted: Curriculum vitae, certificates of degrees and academic qualifications, complete list of papers and talks with specification of the three most important publications.

This position is a fixed term of four years. After a successful interim evaluation, it can be extended by two years.

We are particularly pleased to receive applications from women for the position advertised here.


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